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the saying "green thumb" means someone who, not literally, has a green thumb because they like gardening. When growing tobacco, farmers remove the flowers from the crops in order to increase the size and weight of the leafs. This process, known as "topping," is standard practice even today. In early colonial America, when tobacco was the major cash crop, farmers would hand-pick the flowers using their thumbnails to cut the stem. After a while, the farmer's thumb would be stained green. Hence the term, Green Thumb.
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This is a saying that means you are good at growing things, anything you plant will grow good. More information In the UK, the expression is having "green fingers." Green t…humb means a natural skill for gardening. like 'green fingers' can grow anything If you have green thumbs it means you are good at gardening, or growing plants. Having a green thumb means you or someone else has an ability to grow plants well and effectively. It means, if you have one, you seem to have the ability to make plantss flourish - you usually have a beautiful garden and a knack of making plants and cuttings and seeds grow. The opposite, is to have a black thumb - ie everything dies in your garden The figurative meaning of 'a green thumb' is that that particular person is good with dealing with plants and can grow lots of things. :D
a british judge sir francis buller was reputed to have said that a man can legallly beat his wife with a stick no thicker than his thumb. but this is a disputed fact.
Gardeners who worked with earthenware pots found their thumbs stained green from algae growing on the outside of these pots, according to one theory. Another theory claims… that King Edward the First loved green peas, and had serfs shell them. Whichever serf had the greenest thumb won some sort of prize.
the answer is compound cause u have a speech of the verb telling about something
I would say from the green hand.
πράσινο αντίχειρα Means Green Thumb in Greek.
Well.. My parents told me that having a green thumb is.. You are good at planting plants ( inside & outside) your house!
The Thumb Piano is an African instrument and is very similar to the Kalimba. Some other terms are Mibria or Likembe. They all look quite similar but naturally it has its varia…nces in tome quality in the sound each instrument makes. These instruments have been around for thousands of years. The keys were originally made with bamboo but over the years it was developed into medal keys. In the early 1900's the instrument was given the name Kalimba. It was thought in ancient times that the Thumb Piano was to project its sound into the heavens and was even considered to draw sown spirits to the earth. Some of them were evil spirits so the people would stop playing the music until the spirits had departed from the area. The piano is made of rosewood; the sound board is made of spruce, and comes in different tunings. On the back it has two holes that vibrate and the fingers alter the sound by moving them to and from the holes. Most of the time the Piano is played solo and tuning is not critical as playing with another musician. If playing with another musician then you may want to take note of the tuning. The lower keys have a lower pitch while the shorter keys have a higher pitch. All the keys can be tuned by adjusting the metal piece inward or outward. The low keys are located toward the center of the instrument and the short keys are locates on the outside of the instrument. The Thumb Piano has a very incredible sound, and is a well made instrument. It is sometimes used as a backup for other instruments or vocals. It is usually played when traveling by Griots; Griots are people who are to keep the history of the tribe or village to entertain people with songs, stories, poems, dances, etc. Technically speaking, each note of the thumb piano is a separate idiophone, and in orchestra terms it is in the bar family. Modern variation of the instrument may have more than the traditional 15 tines, with as many as four chromatic octaves, which makes playing more complex music possible. They may have hollow resonating chambers for increased volume, and mechanisms for readily tuning the tines to different scales (tines are the medal keys that are needed to play the instrument). While the keys on the thumb piano are different from the piano or guitar, their arrangement is fairly intuitive, and is considered to be an instrument quickly learned.
The "Green Thumb" chain of supermarkets is popular because of their ability to pass on their savings to their customers. I have a "green thumb" when it comes to gardening. … My "green thumb" saved my herb garden last year!
if you like nature and you would like to make your own fruits and vegetables and you would take the time to care for them then go for it. but if you don't like to get dirty, t…hen i would think of another hobby.
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This is a saying that means you are good at growing things, anything you plant will grow good.
No, the expression "green thumb" does not apply to art. It applies to the ability to grow plants or flowers effectively.
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Green thumbs represents an aptitude for gardening, thought to of US/Canadian origin in the early 1940's. The English equivalent of 'green fingers' appears in the 1930's. It is… suggested that the expression is related to farmers using their fingers or thumbs to remove flowers from plants, particularly tobacco, to increase the size of the leaf. This explanation would make the origin of expression somewhat earlier than was first thought
It means someone who is very good at things like gardening and growing things.